NEWS AND EVENTS

Sky News: RRT volunteers keeping hardworking firefighters fed

The Rapid Relief Team have been on the ground since Wednesday, serving three square meals to around 100 firefighters working to extinguish a large fire burning in Canungra. Our volunteers have been working around the clock to serve something...

Rapid Relief Team feed Queensland firies around the clock

    The Rapid Relief Team, a Brethren charity staffed by volunteers from the Plymouth Brethren...

Channel 10 Brisbane: Rapid Relief Team feeding firefighters on fire front in Canungra

RRT brethren volunteers have been serving three square meals to 100 firefighters at the Rural Fire Service base at Canungra since lunch-time Wednesday 4 September.

RAPID RELIEF TEAM IN CANUNGRA FEEDING 100 FIREFIGHTERS ON THE FIRE FRONT

Christian charity,  Rapid Relief Team (RRT) have been on the ground since Wednesday, serving three square meals to around 100 firefighters working to extinguish a large fire burning in Canungra. The Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) requested assistance...

Spokesman for Exclusive Brethren hits back at sect claims

Darren Cartwright, The Courier-Mail, August 15, 2019 5:13pm It has 5000 Brisbane members and just received the green light for a new church in the city's east, but criticism from well-known Australians has created a series of negative headlines. Now a spokesman and...

BRETHREN CHARITY RALLY TO SUPPORT HOMELESS IN ARMIDALE

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) supported Homeless Connect, an annual event that connects people doing it tough to vital resources like accommodation, health and legal services. The RRT have been supporting the Homeless Connect since 2015, which is a day dedicated to...

BRETHREN CHARITY SUPPORT THE HOMELESS IN NEWCASTLE

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) supported Homeless Connect, an annual event that connects people doing it tough to vital resources like accommodation, health and legal services. The RRT have been supporting the Homeless Connect since 2015, which is a day dedicated to...

LOCAL BRETHREN VOLUNTEERS SUPPORT SYDNEY KIDS TAKING TO THE SKIES

The weather was picture perfect today as the Rapid Relief Team (RRT) has joined forces with Fun Flight to give kids facing difficulties a chance to take to the blue sky and have some fun.  The RRT supported Fun Flight’s event on Saturday, which saw children and their...

LOCAL BRETHREN VOLUNTEERS SUPPORT QUEENSLAND POLLIE PEDAL

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) has again showed their support for the Pollie Pedal 2019, which sees politicians this year ride hundreds of kilometres for the charity Soldier On. The ride kicked off yesterday morning in Currumbin and will finish in Brisbane next Sunday 21...

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BRETHREN CHARITY SUPPORTS ANNUAL VINNIES CEO SLEEPOUT

The number of people across the country without a place to call home continues to rise. In NSW, homeless increased from about 25% to a third, between 2001 and 2016, with most of the increase concentrated in Sydney (16.1% to 24.9%). Homelessness rates are becoming more...

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FENCES FOR FARMERS DEVASTASTED BY FIRES & DROUGHT

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) has today donated 25 tonnes of fencing, worth nearly $100,000, to famers and their families who have been devastated by recent fires and drought. Following the February fires that tore across the Tingha Plateau, the RRT has donated 24...

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GOOD FRIDAY APPEAL FOR VICTORIA’S DESERVING CHILDREN

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) has today supported The Royal Children’s Hospital in its Good Friday Appeal, which raised money for the Hospital to provide first class care for children. RRT volunteers worked throughout the day to provide more than 1,600 meals to...

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RAPID RELIEF TEAM FIGHTS FIRES IN VICTORIA

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) of Boronia and Berwick have been working tirelessly to support the brave firefighters and emergency personnel battle the blazes in Victoria. 82 RRT volunteers have been working alongside emergency services serving more than 4,000 meals to...

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RAPID RELIEF TEAM SUPPORTS TASSIE POLLIE PEDAL

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) is throwing their support behind this year’s Pollie Pedal, which sees politicians ride hundreds of kilometres around Southern Tasmania to raise money for diabetes. Diabetes Tasmania’s annual three-day bike brings together politicians in the...

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